Tag: nanowrimo

Creative Prompt: Finish

Welcome to Wordsmith Studio’s Weekly Prompt! Every Thursday we’ll post a new topic for your creative pleasure.  When you get a good flash story, memory, poem, or photo (or three, or five) post them to your blog, website, Instagram, Facebook,…

My First NaNoWriMo Experience

Like many other writers, I accepted the challenge to write a novel (or at least 50K words of one) during the month of November.  This being my first time participating, I wasn’t sure what to expect.  After 30 days of…

NaNo is Coming!

It’s that time of year again. November starts in a couple weeks, and November equals NaNo. You know, National Novel Writing Month? Where there’s a collective movement toward going absolutely insane?   For those of you who are unaware of…

Writing The 3 Day Novel

On the long September weekend, Labour Day weekend in Canada, I participated in the International 3 Day Novel Contest, an annual literary marathon, for the third time. Run by Geist Magazine, from Midnight on Friday through 11:59pm on Monday, participants write…

The NaNoWriMo Rebel

  This is my third year of NaNo. I almost skipped it for two reasons: I’d rather finish my current projects instead of beginning a new one, and I knew I had to concentrate on my thesis this semester. I…